Theodore Phillips currently works a lead trainer and consultant at YDI. As a Program Manager in the Department of Adolescent Services, at the Police Athletic League, Mr. Phillips focused on preparing young people for their futures through college preparation and exploration, work readiness and life skills. Theodore served as the center director of the Edward Byrne PAL Center in South Jamaica, Queens. Mr. Phillips then became a Field Director supervising multiple sites across NYC and served as co-chair of PAL’s Training and Development Committee. He holds a BA in Political Science from Iona College.